WasteWatch2024: Iowa

Iowa, set in the Midwest’s flat plains, is a top producer of corn, cattle, and hogs. Being a major leader in agricultural production brings challenges. Notably, nitrate and phosphorus runoff, pesticide contamination, sedimentation, industrial and urban runoff, as well as PFAS contamination. The basics on Iowa:Life Expectancy – 77.5, 20th in the nationPopulation – 3.201MLand Area […]